Postcode SE6 1AH (Lewisham)

Map showing SE6 1AH and nearby postcodes

The postcode SE6 1AH is located in Lewisham, in the county of Inner London. It was introduced in January 1980 and is an active postcode. SE6 1AH is a small user postcode that may contain upto 100 addresses (but 15 is more typical).

SE6 1AH is one of the more deprived areas in the country. It rates as a 3.4 on the scale of the index of deprivation (where 10 are the least deprived and 0 are the most deprived areas). The 2011 UK census classified the residents of SE6 1AH as Ethnicity central > Ethnic family life > Established renting families.

The closest road name to SE6 1AH is Blashford Street which is centered 181 m away.

The nearest bus stop is Torridon Road and is 20 m away. Access to the Metro/Tram is 2.29 km away at Lewisham DLR Station The closest railway station is Hither Green Rail Station, 788 m away.

The closest primary school to SE6 1AH (for ages 11 and under) is Sandhurst Primary School. It achieved an OFSTED rating of Good on March 29, 2019.

The nearest takeaway food is available from Domino's Pizza and is 264 m distant. The FSA rated this establishment as Very Good on January 30, 2018.

Residents reported an average download speed of 106.1 Mbps and an average upload speed of 14.3 Mbps in a 2017 OFCOM broadband survey. 100% of residents have broadband access of ultrafast 300+ Mbps. 100% of residents have broadband access of superfast 30-300 Mbps.

Gas consumption for the area is rated at 2.4 out of 10. Where 0 are the lowest and 10 are the highest consuming areas in the country respectively.

Policing for SE6 1AH is covered by the Metropolitan Police police force association and Lewisham is the NHS Primary Care Trust (PCT) or Care Trust Plus (CT).


Nearby Postcodes

A list of Postcodes adjacent to SE6 1AH and their respective distances.

Nearby Roads

A list of road names near to SE6 1AH, and the approximate distance away.

Blashford Street 181 m
Benin Street 242 m
The Woodlands 262 m
Woodlands Street 280 m
Wellmeadow Road 344 m
Ardgowan Road 355 m
Torridon Road 359 m
Fordel Road 361 m
Heather Close 365 m
Arngask Road 384 m
Springbank Road 461 m
Minard Road 476 m
Brownhill Road 493 m
Broadfield Road 504 m
Hither Green Lane 511 m


Information about the postcode SE6 1AH

Introduction January 1980
Termination n/a - Active Postcode
User Type Small User - may contain upto 100 addresses but 15 is more typical

Local Schools

School OFSTED ratings, last inspection dates, student age ranges and approximate distance from SE6 1AH - Data from 2020-2021

School Ofsted Rating
(Last Inspection)
Sandhurst Primary School Good
(March 29, 2019)
254 m
The Young Women's Hub Requires improvement
(June 27, 2019)
265 m
Brindishe Green School Outstanding
(October 4, 2011)
686 m
Brindishe Manor School Outstanding
(September 19, 2013)
807 m
St Winifred's RC Primary School Good
(October 11, 2018)
807 m
Baring Primary School Good
(February 12, 2019)
973 m
Torridon Primary School Outstanding
(July 9, 2015)
995 m
Education-My Life Matters Requires improvement
(February 27, 2020)
997 m
Brindishe Lee School Outstanding
(October 4, 2011)
1.01 km
Rushey Green Primary School Good
(November 16, 2016)
1.09 km
Holy Cross Catholic Primary School Outstanding
(December 9, 2016)
1.11 km
The Family Learning School Requires improvement
(May 20, 2021)
1.14 km
Trinity Church of England School, Lewisham Good
(October 20, 2021)
1.26 km
Forster Park Primary School Good
(June 25, 2019)
1.28 km
Greenvale School Outstanding
(May 22, 2018)
1.39 km
St Mary's Lewisham Church of England Primary School Good
(December 8, 2021)
1.46 km
Conisborough College Requires improvement
(May 16, 2018)
1.49 km
Holbeach Primary School Good
(November 8, 2017)
1.52 km
St Margaret's Lee CofE Primary School Outstanding
(November 12, 2014)
1.65 km
Colfe's School 1.69 km

Nearby Food

Food establishments with their establishment type, FSA rating score, date of last inspection and approximate distance from SE6 1AH - Data from Apr 2022

Name Type Rating
(Last Inspection)
The Tulips Care Home Hospitals/Childcare/Caring Premises 3
February 16, 2019
251 m
Tulips Care Home Hospitals/Childcare/Caring Premises 5
Very Good
March 9, 2019
251 m
Cool Breeze Restaurant/Cafe/Canteen 4
January 5, 2019
264 m
Domino's Pizza Takeaway/sandwich shop 5
Very Good
January 30, 2018
264 m
H's Cafe Restaurant/Cafe/Canteen 3
November 3, 2018
264 m
Last Outpost Restaurant/Cafe/Canteen 3
September 8, 2021
264 m
Perfect Chicken & Peri Peri Ltd Takeaway/sandwich shop 5
Very Good
March 1, 2021
264 m
Plus Hospitals/Childcare/Caring Premises 5
Very Good
March 13, 2018
336 m
Tesco Stores Ltd Retailers - supermarkets/hypermarkets 5
Very Good
May 2, 2018
372 m
Delicious Takeaway/sandwich shop 3
May 10, 2018
384 m
New Delicious Takeaway/sandwich shop Awaiting Inspection
384 m
Top Hut Pizza & Chicken Takeaway/sandwich shop 4
June 12, 2019
384 m
Tulips Care Home Hospitals/Childcare/Caring Premises 5
Very Good
May 17, 2019
384 m
ISS Facility Services Hospitals/Childcare/Caring Premises 5
Very Good
December 9, 2019
386 m
ISS Facility Services Hospitals/Childcare/Caring Premises 5
Very Good
December 9, 2019
386 m
Bestway Cash and Carry Retailers - other 5
Very Good
March 6, 2019
420 m
Mace Convenience Store Retailers - other 4
February 8, 2020
440 m
Springbank Road Local Store Retailers - other 5
Very Good
October 15, 2020
441 m
Bengal Brasserie Restaurant/Cafe/Canteen 5
Very Good
May 23, 2019
489 m
Figs Convenience Store Retailers - other 4
March 13, 2018
489 m

Nearby Travel Links

Bus stops, train stations, taxi ranks and airports near to SE6 1AH - Data from Apr 2022

Torridon Road Bus Stop/Station 20 m
Brownhill Road Bus Stop/Station 64 m
Brownhill Road Bus Stop/Station 111 m
Torridon Road Bus Stop/Station 112 m
Torridon Road Hither Green Ln Bus Stop/Station 196 m
Lewisham DLR Station Metro/Tram 2.29 km
Lewisham DLR Station Metro/Tram 2.3 km
Lewisham DLR Station Metro/Tram 2.33 km
Hither Green Rail Station Rail 788 m
Lee Rail Station Rail 1.12 km
Lee Rail Station Rail 1.13 km
Greenwich Pier Ferry 4.29 km
Greenwich Pier Ferry 4.3 km
Greenwich Pier Ferry 4.34 km
London Gatwick Airport North Terminal Air 33.83 km
London Gatwick Airport South Terminal Air 33.97 km
London Gatwick Airport North Terminal Air 33.97 km

Nearby Nature

Woodland, hills, greenspaces, water and other natural features near to SE6 1AH - Data from Dec 2021

Carter's Hill Hill Or Mountain 2.68 km
Stumpshill Wood Woodland Or Forest 2.92 km
Ash Plantation Woodland Or Forest 2.96 km
Folly Pond Inland Water 3.03 km
The Paddock Urban Greenspace 3.19 km
Lower Marvels Wood Woodland Or Forest 3.48 km
Honor Oak Woodland Or Forest 3.58 km
Oak of Honor Hill Hill Or Mountain 3.59 km
Marvels Wood Woodland Or Forest 3.59 km
Garden Wood Woodland Or Forest 3.64 km
The Tarn Inland Water 3.79 km
One Tree Hill Hill Or Mountain 3.85 km
Elmstead Wood Woodland Or Forest 3.94 km
Fairy Hill Hill Or Mountain 4.01 km
High Grove Woodland Or Forest 4.07 km


Broadband availability and performance statistics for SE6 1AH - Data from Ofcom 2017

All Speeds Median Avg Max
Download 65.6 Mbps 106.1 Mbps 205 Mbps
Upload 15 Mbps 14.3 Mbps 21 Mbps
Speed Band
Users Download
Avg Mbps
Avg Mbps
0-2 Mbps 0% - -
2-5 Mbps 0% - -
5-10 Mbps 0% - -
10-30 Mbps 0% 11 1
30-300 Mbps 0% 119.7 16.1
300+ Mbps 100% - -

Gas Consumption

8 meters consuming 125,479 kWh - mean 15,685 kWh : median 12,914 kWh

Energy usage data for SE6 1AH - Data from 2020


Country England
County Inner London
Latitude 51.44531300
Longitude -0.00136700
OS Easting 538991
OS Northing 0173708
OS Positional Quality Within the building of the matched address closest to the postcode mean

Index of Deprivation

Most Deprived
Least Deprived

Police Force Association

Metropolitan Police


Westminster Parliamentary
Lewisham, Deptford
Electoral Ward Lewisham Central
Local Authority District Lewisham
Region / Government Office Region London
European Electoral Region London
Local Enterprise Partnership Primary: London
Local Learning and Skills Council London East

ONS Statistical Regions

International Territorial Level Code E09000023
Travel To Work Area London


NHS England Region London
Primary Care Trust
Cancer Alliance South East London
Strategic Health Authority
Sustainability and Transformation
Our Healthier South East London
Clinical Comissioning Group
NHS South East London CCG

2011 Census

Output Area Classification Supergroup: Ethnicity central
Group: Ethnic family life
Subgroup: Established renting families
Rural-Urban Classification (England/Wales) Urban major conurbation
Built-Up Area Greater London BUA
Built-Up Area Sub-Division Lewisham BUASD
Workplace Zone E33035288
Middle Layer Super Output Area
Intermediate Zone
Lewisham 017
Lower Layer Super Output Area
Data Zone
Lewisham 017E
Output Area / Small Area 3A1